Planisorex Skinner and Hibbard 1972 (shrew)

Mammalia - Tribosphenida - Soricidae

Full reference: M. F. Skinner and C. W. Hibbard. 1972. Early Pleistocene pre-glacial and glacial rocks and faunas of north-central Nebraska. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 148(1):1-148

Parent taxon: Soricidae according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

See also McKenna and Bell 1997 and Skinner and Hibbard 1972

Sister taxa: Alloblarinella, Allosoricinae, Alluvisorex, Amphisorex, Anchiblarinella, Anouroneomys, Arctisorex, Asoriculus, Beckiasorex, Beremendia, Cokia, Cretasorex, Crocidosoricinae, Crocidurinae, Limnoecinae, Limnoecus, Lunanosorex, Nesiotites, Paenepetenyia, Paracryptotis, Parydrosorex, Petenyiella, Podihik, Pseudotrimylus, Siwalikosorex, Soricinae, Soricolestinae, Tregosorex, Wilsonosorex, Zelceina

Subtaxa: Planisorex dixonensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore

Distribution:

• Blancan of United States (3: Kansas, Nebraska collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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